Pit House West

The former Pit House West colliery site is located to the north of Rother Valley Country Park and near Jct 31 of the M1 motorway. 

The site sale has recently been agreed with Gullivers, the family theme park operator, with sites in Matlock Bath, Warrington and Milton Keynes. See their website for further details or the press release here.

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Further Information:

Type of Site: Tourism/Leisure

Ownership: Rotherham MBC

Size: 333.5 acres (135 Ha)

The Pit House West site currently has the benefit of an outline planning permission for a leisure/tourism led development with the existing consent comprising themed entertainment leisure facilities; 3 & 4 star resort hotels; spa & health complex; conference & convention centre; exhibition centre; sports centre with both indoor & outdoor facilities and ancillary retail facilities, together with car parking, a rail station, coach and bus termini, landscaping and a foot & cycle path network.

The site has excellent access links to both the national & regional motorway network with J31 of the M1 being only some 2 miles to the East. 30% of the UK population live within a two hour drive of the Pit House West site, giving an excellent catchment area of over 23m residents and potential visitor figures of over 6m tourists annually.